Tips for First-Time Visitors in New York City

Planning an excursion to the Big Apple? You will doubtlessly be overpowered by the quantity of things to see and do in this dynamic city. Regardless of the possibility that you go for a short weekend or one day occasion, try to make the most of your stay and explore the fascinating things happening in the city. Here are some tips to make your first excursion to New York City helpful, energizing and fun.

Pick central area to stay

On your first visit to New York City it is best to pick your accommodation, which is located centrally and in the vicinity of the well-known sights, eateries and shopping stores. To stay in such a location, it is a smart thought to stay in Manhattan (though the territory is exceptionally costly). Book your lodging or New York short stay serviced apartments in the chic neighbourhoods, for example, Chelsea, Gramercy, Lower East Side and Midtown East. All these districts are situated near famous spots, like High Line Park, Chelsea Market (occasional greenmarket) and Central Park.

Travel around  Central Park amid day and night


Dating back to 1857, Central Park was designed to offer quite required serene space in the hustle and bustle of city life. This tremendous green space is spread over a sprawling region of 778 sections of land. You can spend some quality time in this space exploring the winding ways, extensions and greenery enclosures, amidst city life. After dark, the recreation centre looks beautiful as the brilliant lights of the city ponder the lakes.

Walk the length of the High Lane Park

High Lane Park

Nestled in Manhattan’s Lower West Side, High Lane is an open park, brightened perfectly. It hangs 25 feet over the ground, based on an out-of-utilization raised rail line. It demonstrates the imaginative way how the cargo rail track was changed into a picturesque and wonderful green space, extending just a mile. It is an incredible thought to walk the pathway, between West fourteenth and West fifteenth Streets, which is flanked by lounge seats.

Visit Times Square

Visit Times Square New York

Visit Times Square, which is a symbol of American Consumerism. Explore this spot and snap as many photographs as you want to capture the true essence of lifestyle and glamour of New York City. Enjoy a leisurely stroll on the roads of this glittery and exceptionally prevalent region. If you are fortunate, you can get the opportunity to see occasions or celebrations happening in Times Square. You can also spend the day enjoying Broadway shows, heavenly luxuries and beverages in eateries and bars like Danji, Benares, and Don Antonio by Starita.

Take a Subway Ride

Subway Ride New York

The NYC Metro ride is not that cost-effective, but rather it is quick, well-connected and goes everywhere. At $2.50 admission per ride on the tram and transports, you can make the most of your journey, going in and around the city. You can likewise purchase different sort of sovereigns like shirts and umbrellas at the New York Transit Museum’s blessing shop.

In case you want to purchase more than 13 singular Metro fares, it is ideal to purchase travel pass for $30, which is substantial to travel in the city for 7 days.


Author Biography-

Krishna Adhikari has a true passion for travel and loves to share tips on where to go, what to see and how to get inspiration from travels. She got her first taste for travelling at the age of 18 and her wanderlust has grown and the list of countries she wants to visit longer. During her short stay in New York, she enjoyed attending the free events in the city, which she found really interesting.